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Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 16 Aug 2014
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Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$110K$220K
Attorney / Lawyer
693 salaries
$44,316 - $142,513  
  
Associate Attorney
429 salaries
$45,572 - $111,480  
General Counsel
143 salaries
$74,247 - $213,240  
Corporate Counsel
114 salaries
$72,903 - $156,627  
Associate General Counsel
111 salaries
$69,682 - $204,327  
Associate Attorney (Law Firm)
73 salaries
$50,779 - $161,911  
Assistant General Counsel
70 salaries
$78,946 - $189,629  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,200
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Juris Doctor (JD / Law) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of Texas (UT) - Austin
32 salaries
$51,743 - $215,317
University of Florida (UF)
31 salaries
$50,899 - $193,260
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
28 salaries
$42,016 - $115,771
John Marshall Law School - Chicago, IL
28 salaries
$45,154 - $170,409
Suffolk University School of Law
28 salaries
$45,615 - $161,911
Popular Companies

Salary Range

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC)
13 salaries
$56,673 - $212,728
Small Law Firm
8 salaries
$45,781 - $88,437
Office of the Attorney General
8 salaries
$70,198 - $105,142
KPMG, LLP
5 salaries
$62,400 - $105,000
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
217 salaries
$57,894 - $212,221
Chicago, Illinois
109 salaries
$44,765 - $175,212
Los Angeles, California
97 salaries
$54,440 - $185,274
Houston, Texas
93 salaries
$57,006 - $188,141
Washington, District of Columbia
89 salaries
$55,968 - $186,701
Female
47%
female alumni
 
Male
53%
male alumni
Salary:$57,649 - $111,285 $63,143 - $134,357

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